For the Lord will not cast off for ever, He should throw me away. But though he cause grief, Like a father disciplines his son. Yet will he have compassion, Favor veiled by wrath, now revealed. According to the multitude of his mercies; He always receives us based on mercy. Thank God.
He giveth his cheek to him that smiteth him: “As many were astonied at thee; His visage was so marred more than any man, And his form more than the sons of men.” He is filled full with reproach.
He putteth his mouth in the dust; The first element, The last estate of the flesh. If so be there may be hope, “If in this life only we have hope in Christ, We are of all men most miserable. But now is Christ risen from the dead, And become the firstfruits of them thatContinue reading “Lamentations 3.29 ~ Dust”
He sitteth alone, The stillness is a balm. And keepeth silence, No words needed. Because he hath borne it upon him, Let meditation do its quiet work.